United Teachers of Dade
In an effort to promote reading, Miami organizations donated more than 120,000 books to local school children at Miami-Dade College Monday.
More than 13,000 teachers, paraprofessionals, clericals and security monitors voted “yes” to ratify their contracts and get a pay raise Wednesday night.
United Teachers of Dade (UTD) and the MiamiDadeSchool District reached a tentative agreement Monday giving a raise to Miami Dade teachers and other educational support professionals.
South Florida native Flo Rida will put on a concert Saturday night to get children excited for the start of school, Monday.
More than four hundred Miami-Dade teachers, school security monitors and clerical staff attended a back to school pep rally of sorts Monday at Sun Life Stadium.
For the first time in three years, public school teachers in Miami-Dade will be getting a raise. On Monday they held a vote to ratify a new contract. The agreement passed with 11,074 voting “Yes” and 6,194 voting “No”, passing by 64.1%.
Miami-Dade teachers who received “Race to the Top” merit pay bonuses will be allowed to keep the money following a contract re-ratification vote on Tuesday.
There’s a big vote planned Tuesday for the Miami-Dade Teachers Union. Teachers are going to re-vote on contract ratifications. There are three measures teachers will be voting on; “Race to the Top” bonus plans, health insurance, and teacher evaluations.
Two opponents of the FCAT take aim at the controversial test on CBS4′s News & Views with Eliott Rodriguez this weekend.
South Florida students will soon begin taking the test they have been prepping for all year.